Essentials of Home Visiting: Trauma in Families and Communities

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
9am - 10am AKDT
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Video Conferencing
Software
Zoom
Cost Range
$25.00

Host And Instructor

Host
Start Early
Instructor
Hannah Jones-Lewis, LCSW

Credits

Contact Hours: 1.00

Training Overview Description

As a home visitor, how can you support yourself and the families you work with in an intentional and trauma-informed manner? This webinar identifies common missteps in working with families impacted by trauma. We will examine different strategies you can employ to support your families who are experiencing trauma.
This webinar complements the Impact of Trauma in Home Visiting self-paced course.

Objectives

  • Describe the layers of impact of trauma
  • Develop skills to assess the impact of trauma

Target Audience

Home Visitor, Doula, Parent Educator, Supervisor, Other, Director, Assistant Director

About the Sponsor

Start Early (formerly known as the Ounce) is a champion for early learning and care from a child's very first moments, with a stated mission to advance quality early learning for families with children, before birth through their earliest years, in order to help close the opportunity gap. Their comprehensive approach applies deep expertise in program, policy and research so that children, families and educators can thrive.

Competencies & Endorsement

This training may cover certain competencies required for Endorsement®. AK-AIMH administers the Endorsement® to recognize the attainment of professional competencies in working with children 0-3. For more information about Competencies® & Endorsement for Culturally Sensitive, Relationship-Focused Practice Promoting Infant Mental Health®, please visit AK-AIMH's website.

Event-specific Details

The Alaska Association of Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health (AK-AIMH) has listed this training for the benefit of Alaska's professionals as part of our initiative Project Compass: Leading the Way to Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health Workforce Development. Project Compass is funded by AK-AIMH members and donors, the Alaska Children's Trust, and the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority. Visit Project Compass to learn more!

Registration Information

Webinar registration deadline is 24 hours before scheduled start of webinar July 27, 2021 at 9:00 am AKDT

To register for this course, please visit the Start Early Essentials of Home Visiting Course Catalogue portal and select the Browse Offerings icon to review the course catalogue. You will be able to register once you select desired trainings, Add to Cart and then Proceed to Checkout.
Please direct any questions to Mary McGarry at essentialsofhv@startearly.org or call 312.481.8859.